Calif. - Amped Wireless has unveiled a new line of outdoor Wi-Fi antenna
products and accessories that can extend Wi-Fi range up to 1.5 miles.
The Amped Wireless
line includes a set of directional and omni-directional, high-gain outdoor
antennas as well as two premium indoor and outdoor antenna cables for extending
wireless antenna installations. The antenna kits and cables are plug and play
and work with any 802.11b/g/n wireless device with an SMA detachable antenna connector.
said the antennas provide ultra-low signal loss and are constructed for maximum
durability with a rated use of more than 20 years in outdoor conditions.
The line is topped
by the High Power 14dBi Directional Outdoor Wi-Fi Antenna Kit (model AD14EX),
which extends coverage of a wireless network in a single direction up to 1.5
miles. It features ruggedized weatherproof construction with corrosion
resistance, a premium lighting surge protector and wall and pole mounting kits
Also available is
the High Power 8dBi Omni-Directional Outdoor Wi-Fi Antenna Kit (A8EX), which
extends coverage of a wireless network in all directions up to a mile.
extension cables, in 25-foot and 10-foot lengths are also being offered. They
feature weatherproof housings and gold-plated connectors and are rated for a
20-year outdoor life expectancy.
The antenna line
is shipping now. The antenna kits are street priced at $89.99 (AD14EX) and
$79.99 (A8EX), and the cables are $34.99 and $24.99, respectively.